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Census citizenship query goes on trial today

A trial began Monday in federal court in San Francisco over the Trump administration’s decision to add a citizenship question to the 2020 U.S. Census.

Trial Notebook

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Bid to extend implied warranty of habitability nixed

Trying to persuade the Illinois Supreme Court to extend the implied warranty of habitability beyond the remedy’s original target (developer-vendors of newly constructed residences) to subcontractors, the Sienna Court Condo Association relied on analogies to a tort that doesn’t require contractual privity between plaintiffs and defendants: personal-injury claims against product manufacturers based on strict liability.

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